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2021

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EPL Data: What do the Numbers Tell Us so Far?

We are building a data repository and will find out how much is this costing us, what are our most worrisome areas of EPL risk, and more.

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Fighting Discrimination in the Health Profession at Harvard
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Micro-aggressions. Sexual harassment. Discrimination. On this episode of Safety Net, a special roundtable of health care experts looks at the legal and ethical dynamics behind conflicts over discrimination and harassment among colleagues and staff. What’s happening in the Harvard medical system, as a national movement and local lawsuits press institutions to change?

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Patient Safety in an Understaffed Care Setting
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

If you are “open for business,” then even patients who may be fully aware of, and empathetic about, staffing shortages will expect the same level of care safety as before.

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Support for Your Equity Efforts, An Atypical Chest Pain Case, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insights February 2022. Support for Your Equity Efforts, An Atypical Chest Pain Case, and More.

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Malpractice Data Tell a Story… So Do the People Who Use Them
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Each year, thousands of misdiagnosed cancers, technical errors in surgery, and other harm events are added to a national database of medical malpractice claims, and a benchmarking report is released to the public. This year, instead of only describing the significance of the trends and numbers, the sponsoring organization from the Harvard system, Candello, is releasing a report that describes real stories of tangible change arising from those numbers.

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CRICO OB Patient Safety Program

FOR OBSTETRICIANS: this voluntary program entitles CRICO-insured providers to remain in a lower premium underwriting specialty category for each year in which they complete specific risk reduction activities.

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Malpractice Case Studies Aren’t Just Somebody Else’s Troubles
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

For sustained learning, nothing takes the “numb” out of numbers like a poignant story. Visit our case studies and learn how to prevent malpractice mistakes.

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Key Considerations to Avoid Policy/Protocol Missteps, Judge Zobel Book Podcast, AMC PSO Patient Safety Alert, and More
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insights January 2022. Key Considerations to Avoid Policy/Protocol Missteps, Judge Zobel Book Podcast, AMC PSO Patient Safety Alert, and More

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A Very Short Naughty List
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

A Candello analysis of more than 70,000 medical professional liability (MPL) cases closed from 2010–2019 shows that the contributing factor codes most likely to flag purposely inappropriate acts or behaviors appear in fewer than one percent of those cases.

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Patient Safety Alerts Library

Each AMC PSO Patient Safety Alert takes an in-depth look at one or two topics such as Patient Falls and Results Management. Visit our library to see the available reports and fill out a form to receive a PDF of one or more issues. 

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